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Recent articles by Sima:

N.L. Police Investigating 'Suspicious' Death After Shelter In Place Request

A man was found dead in St. John's. → Read More

Float Plane Crash Near Edmonton Airport Kills 3: RCMP

Police believe no one else was on board. → Read More

Trudeau Says First Ministers Couldn't Agree On Statement Condemning Systemic Racism

The prime minister said that all the ministers oppose racism but could not find consensus on the phrase "systemic discrimination." → Read More

Toronto Police Officer Michael Theriault Found Guilty Of Assault In Beating Of Dafonte Miller

His brother, Christian Theriault, was acquitted. → Read More

Grocery Store 'Heroes' Should Be Paid Properly During Pandemic: Trudeau

His comments came after Loblaws, Metro and Sobey's all reversed pay premiums for employees. → Read More

Canadian Armed Forces Members Risking COVID-19 Exposure While On Duty To Get Bonus Pay

Troops at long-term care facilities will be receiving an extra $78 per day. → Read More

Via Rail Implements New Policy Requiring Passengers To Wear Face Masks

The changes kick in on Tuesday as part of efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19. → Read More

Canadian Museum For Human Rights Sorry For Censoring LGBTQ Displays

The museum's leadership apologized after posts from employees revealed they were asked to avoid showing the displays to some school groups. → Read More

B.C. Ports Quiet As Workers Stop Operations In Support Of Juneteenth

They're honouring the celebration of the emancipation of slaves in the U.S. → Read More

Prices Consumers Pay Rising Faster Than Inflation: Bank Of Canada Deputy

The cost of goods and services is rising faster than the official inflation rate, Lawrence Schembri said. → Read More

Coronavirus Pandemic Could Mean Chance For Gov’t To Pick Up Rental Units Cheaply

For every affordable housing unit the government picks up, 15 are lost, according to a new study. → Read More

Inmates Who Escaped B.C. Prison For 2 Days Charged With Murder

James Busch and Zachary Armitage are accused of killing 60-year-old Martin Payne. → Read More

Passengers To Have Temperatures Checked Before Boarding Planes: Garneau

The measures will apply to planes bound for Canada, as well as domestic travellers. → Read More

Statistics Canada To Start Collecting Race Data As Part Of Monthly Jobs Report

The agency says the impact of COVID-19 on the market has not been felt equally by all Canadians. → Read More

Health Canada Recalls Some Hand Sanitizers For Using Wrong Ethanol

The products should be returned as soon as possible so they can be disposed. → Read More

Canadian Pilot Draws Fist In Sky Over Nova Scotia For George Floyd

He's drawn other sky tributes before. → Read More

Indigenous Mom Chantel Moore Killed By New Brunswick Police

Police say that when an officer responded to the call he was confronted by a woman with a knife. → Read More

P.K. Subban Donates $50K To Fundraiser For George Floyd’s Daughter

The superstar has a long history of philanthropy. → Read More

Dramatic Photos Emerge From Anti-Police Brutality Protests In The U.S.

The actions were sparked by the death of George Floyd while he was in police custody in Minneapolis. → Read More

Grimes Has A Surprisingly Simple Nickname For Baby X Æ Aii

Well, that's definitely easier to pronounce. → Read More